9-5 pm Eastern

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender & Questioning

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From the National Runaway Safeline: Marco’s Story of Child Abuse
A young man facing troubles at home reaches out to the Family and Youth Services Bureau's national communication system for runaway and homeless youth.

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Demonstration Project Supports Transitional Living Programs Working with LGBTQ Youth, Young Adults Who Left Foster Care After Age 18
The newly announced demonstration project will provide approximately eight awards of up to $625,000 each.

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Raise Awareness of LGBT Youth Homelessness on #40toNoneDay
On April 27, True Colors Fund will host its annual event to build knowledge and spur action.

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Identifying Promising Practices and Common Shortcomings in Programs Serving LGBTQ Homeless Youth
Researchers explore what makes programs most effective and what service gaps remain.

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What Places Sexual Minority Youth At Heightened Risk for Sexually Transmitted Infections?
Katherine Quinn and Allison Ertl conduct one of the first studies to examine sexual identity and sexual behavior as distinct factors affecting risk.

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Q&A: Removing Legal Barriers for LGBT Survivors of Violence
We talk to Cathy Bowman from Legal Services NYC about the needs and challenges faced by low-income members of New York's LGBT community.

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Working with Homeless Youth Who Have Experienced Sexual Violence
Learn how to build trust and strengthen relationships with youth with histories of sexual trauma.

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Do Common Beliefs About LGBT Homeless Youth Reflect Reality?
Two researchers review the literature to compare findings against "common wisdom" in the field.

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Q&A: Making Anti-Violence Programs More Welcoming for Transgender Survivors
We talk to researcher Kristie Seelman about new findings and steps programs can take to be more inclusive.


9-5 pm Eastern